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Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry
Vol. 9, Special Issue 2 (2020)
Knowledge and adoption of paddy based agroforestry practices
Author(s): Vishnukant Suryabhan Tekale, Yogesh Nivritti Jadhav and Pranali Namdeo Thakare
Abstract: The study assessed farmers’ knowledge and adoption of paddy based agroforestry practices in Bhandara district of Maharashtra state in Vidarbha region. A sample of 100 paddy based agroforestry practising farmers was selected by proportionate random sampling method. An exploratory research design of social research was used. After analysis, the results on knowledge revealed that, 60.00 per cent of the respondents had medium level of knowledge about paddy based agroforestry practices. On the other hand, the results on adoption reported that, majority of the respondents (66.00%) had low adoption of the paddy based agroforestry practices.
How to cite this article:
Vishnukant Suryabhan Tekale, Yogesh Nivritti Jadhav and Pranali Namdeo Thakare. Knowledge and adoption of paddy based agroforestry practices. 2020; 9(2S): 69-72.